Boston Properties (BXP) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts

Tuesday, 17 Apr, 2018

Investors have a wide range of tools at their disposal when undertaking stock research. The firm has "Market Perform" rating given on Monday, November 20 by BMO Capital Markets. Brookside Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Northrop Grumman Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $61.14 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $55.49. About 11.73 million shares traded. Boston Properties, Inc. (NYSE:BXP) has declined 7.96% since April 15, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 2.41% the S&P500. Adelante Capital Management Llc sold 140,128 shares as the company's stock declined 5.08% with the market. (NYSE:BERY). First Trust Advsr Ltd Partnership, a Illinois-based fund reported 277,597 shares. Boston Properties has a 12 month low of $111.57 and a 12 month high of $137.35.

The stock increased 0.90% or $1.07 during the last trading session, reaching $119.9. BXP has 544,489 shares volume.

Looking at some analyst views on shares of Boston Properties, Inc. The stock underperformed the S&P 500 by 19.51%.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.9 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.19, from 1.09 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 26 investors sold BXP shares while 147 reduced holdings. 120 increased positions while 36 funds bought positions. 144.36 million shares or 0.24% more from 144.01 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Intrust Bank & Trust Na stated it has 1,800 shares. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Inc owns 532,273 shares or 0.09% of their U.S. portfolio. Fred Alger Mngmt reported 0% stake. Rampart Invest Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.09% in Boston Properties, Inc.

Shifting the focus to some earnings data, we have noted that the current quarter EPS consensus estimate for Boston Properties, Inc. (NYSE:BXP). Cibc Mkts Inc accumulated 7,358 shs. Boston Properties has $145.0 highest and $120.0 lowest target. BXP's profit will be $256.73 million for 19.98 P/E if the $1.50 EPS becomes a reality. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 29th will be given a dividend of $0.80 per share. Individual investors who do their own thorough research should be much better positioned to make the proper decisions when the time comes. (NYSE:BERY). Frontier Cap Mgmt Limited Com has invested 1.05% in Berry Global Group, Inc. The Ontario - Canada-based Independent Order Of Foresters has invested 3.58% in the stock. California Employees Retirement Systems reported 383,195 shares. 11,305 are owned by M&T Bancorp Corporation. Asset Mngmt One holds 0.16% or 564,458 shares in its portfolio. Strategic Glob Ltd reported 0.09% of its capital in Boston Properties, Inc. Rmb Ltd Co owns 1,888 shs or 0.01% of their U.S. capital. It also increased its holding in Kimco Realty Corp. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 16,696 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,293,028.64.

Among 23 analysts covering Boston Properties Inc. The business is scheduled to announce its next earnings report on Tuesday, April 24th. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.94 earnings per share. NFLX's profit will be $273.39 million for 123.67 P/E if the $0.63 EPS becomes a reality. BTIG Research initiated Boston Properties, Inc. The rating was maintained by Evercore on Tuesday, September 8 with "Buy". Therefore 68% are positive. Boston Properties Inc. had 75 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Monday, January 22 the stock of Boston Properties, Inc. The company was maintained on Monday, February 26 by Argus Research. On Wednesday, July 5 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy". TheStreet upgraded Boston Properties from a "c+" rating to a "b" rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 31st. RBC Capital Markets maintained Berry Global Group, Inc. As per Monday, October 9, the company rating was maintained by SunTrust. (NYSE:BXP) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, February 5 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Macquarie Research on Thursday, January 19.

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Analysts await Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) to report earnings on April, 25. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 3.0% compared to the same quarter past year. The real estate investment trust reported $1.49 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.47 by $0.02. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. Therefore 72% are positive. Berry Plastics Group Inc had 57 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 27 by RBC Capital Markets. The average twelve-month price objective among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the a year ago is $132.70. JPMorgan Chase restated a "neutral" rating and set a $133.00 price target (down from $136.00) on shares of Boston Properties in a report on Tuesday, March 13th. The firm has "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital given on Tuesday, July 18.